The table below looks at the statistics for WinRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WinRunner
Rank 621 604 573
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -31
Permanent jobs citing WinRunner 6 13 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.084% 0.18% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 52
Average salary £36,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
WinRunner
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7161 7124 7349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.78% 15.92% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6035 5993 6389
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinRunner across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in London

WinRunner
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinRunner across the London region.

WinRunner Salary Trend in London

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing WinRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinRunner.

1 17 (94.44%) QA
2 14 (77.78%) Selenium
3 13 (72.22%) Finance
4 11 (61.11%) C#
4 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
6 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
6 8 (44.44%) Degree
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Derivative
7 7 (38.89%) Web Services
7 7 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (33.33%) SpecFlow
8 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
8 6 (33.33%) iPad
8 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 6 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (33.33%) Back Office
8 6 (33.33%) FitNesse
8 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
8 6 (33.33%) Fixed Income
8 6 (33.33%) Equities
9 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing WinRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Selenium
2 9 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 6 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 6 (33.33%) FitNesse
5 5 (27.78%) TestComplete
5 5 (27.78%) Ranorex
6 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
7 3 (16.67%) QARun
8 1 (5.56%) PVCS
8 1 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Back Office
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
4 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Front Office
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
1 11 (61.11%) QA Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Test Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) QA Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Automation Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Automation Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) QA Automation Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Derivative
2 6 (33.33%) iPad
2 6 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 6 (33.33%) Equities
3 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
3 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
5 3 (16.67%) EPoS
5 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 5 (27.78%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) RAD
4 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
4 5 (27.78%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos
2 1 (5.56%) HP